"Mapa dos Reynos de Portugal e Algarve Feita Sobre as Memorias Topografica de D. Vasque de Cozuela as do P. Lacerda e Varias Outras", Rizzi-Zannoni, Giovanni Antonio
Subject: Portugal & Western Spain
Period: 1775 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Moderne
Color: Hand Color
16.8 x 12 inches
42.7 x 30.5 cm
This uncommon and well-engraved two-sheet map details the villages and towns, roads, and topography of Portugal and western Spain, extending as far east as Valladolid and Marbella. Large, decorative cartouche features the coat-of-arms, flags, flowers, and Christ on the crucifix. The northern sheet has an alternate title printed above the map: "Carte des Royaumes de Portugal et d'Algarve..."
On watermarked paper with light scattered foxing and soiling. The first image is a composite image - the map is in two separate sheets.